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Visiting Cape York - 11 December 2021

Its long way to the top more than 1000km from Cairns straight to Pajinka, the traditional name for the northernmost point of mainland Australia at the top of the Cape York Peninsula but its a blockbuster of a road trip through a wild and remote landscape.

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Visiting Cape York - 11 December 2021

Its long way to the top more than 1000km from Cairns straight to Pajinka, the traditional name for the northernmost point of mainland Australia at the top of the Cape York Peninsula but its a blockbuster of a road trip through a wild and remote landscape.

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Thinking of taking the award-winning Kuranda Scenic Railway and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway to the quaint rainforest village of Kuranda? Get more bang for your buck and upgrade to any of these optional activities for a memorable day!

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Thinking of taking the award-winning Kuranda Scenic Railway and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway to the quaint rainforest village of Kuranda? Get more bang for your buck and upgrade to any of these optional activities for a memorable day!

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Anytime is a great time for a holiday is it not?! However, we understand seasonal weather conditions will come into play when planning to visit any location. In this blog you will find information on our monthly weather patterns so you can make an information decision on when to visit tropical Cairns!

Still in doubt? please contact us on 074047 9123 to speak with a friendly local about what may be the best time of year for you to visit.

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Stinger Season in Cairns - 04 November 2021

A highlight of a visit to Cairns is a swim in warm tropical waters amongst the coral and fish. The marine ecosystem on the Great Barrier Reef is one of the most healthy, beautiful and diverse in the world. If you are planning to swim, snorkel or dive you must be aware of the dangers of stingers in the water. Please don't let their scary reputation put you off. By following our advice, you can still safely enjoy the water.

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We understand trying to find reliable information online can be challenging so please reach out to us over the phone or via email and speak with a local! Please email us at info@cairnstouristinformation.com.au or phone us on 074047 9123 between 10am to 5pm daily for up-to-date information. We would love to hear from you!

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Cairns has many FREE & CHEAP activities for visitors and families with children. We have put together a list of the most popular free and cheap things to do in Cairns.

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Cairns has many FREE & CHEAP activities for visitors and families with children. We have put together a list of the most popular free and cheap things to do in Cairns.

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Cairns has many FREE & CHEAP activities for visitors and families with children. We have put together a list of the most popular free and cheap things to do in Cairns.

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Are you looking for wheelchair friendly accommodation or needing accessible rooms with disability facilities in Port Douglas? Please peruse the comprehensive list below of accommodation choices to suit a variety of mobility issues. Each accommodation option has a link to further details and photos of their rooms and disability facilities.

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Are you looking for wheelchair friendly accommodation or needing accessible rooms with disability facilities in Cairns? Please peruse the very comprehensive list below of accommodation choices to suit a variety of mobility issues. There are options from budget hostels, self catering apartments and 4/5 star hotels.

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Are you looking for wheelchair friendly accommodation or needing accessible rooms with disability facilities in Cairn Northern Beaches? Please peruse the comprehensive list below of accommodation choices to suit a variety of mobility issues. Each accommodation option has a link to further details and photos of their rooms and disability facilities.

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We hope you find the information provided useful in planning your self drive itinerary for visiting the Atherton Tablelands. We do have this information available in a PDF File, please email us and we are happy to send you a copy.

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Cairns is a beautiful tropical tourist destination with many different attractions suitable for those with disabilities and/or mobility issues. Below is a comprehensive list of tours and activities in Cairns and Port Douglas that are wheelchair accessible. With a variety of experiences on offer including the Great Barrier Reef, Rainforest, Wildlife, Aboriginal Culture and Adventure.

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The festive season is almost upon us, with Christmas Day fast approaching. Cairns is a very popular destination for Domestic and International travellers alike, who wish to join us in our Tropical Celebrations. We are starting to receive lots of calls and emails asking what tours are operating on Christmas Day. So we have compiled a list to help assist you with planning your Cairns Christmas Holiday!

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Common Tour Booking Mistakes - 04 December 2019

Suggestions on how to avoid booking mistakes done online or through an interstate or international agent.

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We hope you find the information provided useful in planning your self drive itinerary for visiting the Daintree and Cape Tribulation. We do have this information available in a PDF File, please email us and we are happy to send you a copy.

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Cairns Wildlife Parks - 25 October 2018

Cairns and Tropical North Queensland is home to a variety of animal parks and wildlife habitats. Whether you want to see crocodiles, birds, butterflies, snakes, cuddle a koala, hand feed kangaroos and more... Cairns and our surrounding areas have a wildlife attraction to please everyone.

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We have put together a list of places open for Christmas Lunch and Dinner for 2019 in Cairns, Palm Cove and Port Douglas. Bookings are essential and spaces book out quickly.

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